Korean sales and production group Studio 2.0 licensed its toilet humored animation "Aachi and Ssipak" to Switzerland's Film Verleih Gruppe for all German-speaking territories in Europe and to Madman…
"Whale Rider" helmer Niki Caro and pic's breakout star Keisha Castle-Hughes are to reteam in "The Vintner's Luck." Pic is a 19th century fantasy romance involving wine and angels.
The upcoming Melbourne film fest is to launch a film market and a production support operation (July 26-28). Titled 37 South: Bridging the Gap, the linked events are backed by a A$2 million ($1.65…
Unlike many other Asian actors, Korean stars have largely resisted westernizing their names. Now Korean beauty Jun Ji-hyun, who starred in "Daisy" and "My Sassy Girl," has taken the plunge by using…
The boom in sales of Korean films to Japan seems to be well and truly over. But now Japanese movies are increasingly popular in South Korea -- so much so that pre-sales deals are once again flowing.
Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia has inked a multi-picture production deal with Star Overseas, the Hong Kong-based shingle operated by athletic Chinese star Stephen Chow.
Asian movie-making is to get a $100 million cash injection following the launch of the A3 Intl. Film Fund. New structure will take an active approach to distribution and establish privileged…
Taipei and LA-based Double Edge Entertainment has boarded videogame adaptation "King of Fighters" which is to be directed by Hong Kong action helmer Gordon Chan.
Distant Horizon has acquired North American rights to "Flashpoint," the martial-arts actioner that pairs Donnie Yen with helmer Wilson Yip for the third time in a row. Pair previously collaborated on…
"I need an army," says Steven North ("Vukovar"), who is producing "Challenging Heaven," a birth-of-a-nation picture focused on the rise of former Chinese premier Mao Zedong. Mixing Asian and American…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%